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The primary means of managing this risk is to reduce our operation’s consumption and reliance on potable water sources. The mine runs a zero-discharge, closed loop water system whereby all water is recycled. Potable water is used for human consumption ... Learn More

Northam’s Corporate Sustainability Investment programme has driven an initiative to monitor the waste facilities, fountains, dams, pans, streams and rivers in the area. In Financial Year 2016, we continued the use of biodegradable tablets, known as ECO tablets, in the ... Learn More

The station undertook water conservation to reduce the amount of nutrients in our wastewater. Nutrients, nitrogen and phosphorus are harmful to receiving bodies of water as they cause algae blooms that reduce available oxygen for other organisms. Nutrient Total Maximum ... Learn More

As an example, in response to perilously dry conditions in Lake Pillsbury, a storage reservoir for PG&E;’s Potter Valley Hydroelectric Project, PG&E; brought together key stakeholders, including state and local water resource agencies, federal and state fish and wildlife departments, ... Learn More

Studies have been performed in 2016 in order to assess the instream flow which will be taken into account in the next prefectural order. A new and optimized cooling system has been studied and should be implemented in order to ... Learn More

Water audits were conducted at the facility and water reduction measures had been identified, prioritized and implementation has begun. Water reuse opportunities have been evaluated. Upgrading of water systems were completed. Once is treated the effluent water from the water ... Learn More

At the Port of Saldahna, Transnet uses the Desalination Plant to supplement municipal water supply. Transnet further uses gray water for non-portable use at the ports. Transnet also continues to investigate ways to mitigate the water risk, as well as ... Learn More

We use a large amount of water from raw material crude procurement to Kampo preparation. In Tsumura Group both in Japan and overseas, as one of the medium-term environmental goals, we are working on quantitative goals for water resource protection ... Learn More

Identifying Water Risk Factors and Response: UMC uses water risk assessment tools developed by the World Resources Institute (WRI), and cooperates with Taiwan’s water resource distribution to identify the current proportion of factories located in water scarce regions and further ... Learn More

The company has made investments in new irrigation technologies, seeking to be more efficient. In addition, the company managed its hectares of irrigation adapting to the amount of water available. We aim to continue improvement our drip technology in our ... Learn More